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Hall of Fame Partners Italian Club on Football Museum

Hall of Fame Partners Italian Club on Football Museum Museum Launch

The Football Hall of Fame Western Australia is pleased to announce a museum showcasing the history of the game in this State is a step closer to reality after partnering with the West Australian Italian Club. Under the terms of an agreement, the Hall of Fame will establish a football-specific museum at the Italian Clubs’ […]

Football West Honours Louis Prospero and Mel Moffat

Football West Honours Louis Prospero and Mel Moffat 2022 03 30 Louis Prospero And Mel Moffat

Former Football Hall of Fame Western Australia committee members Louis Prospero and Mel Moffat have been elected as a Life Members of Football West. The pair joined an elite band of some of the most influential figures in West Australian football when chosen by Football West at their Annual General Meeting on March 23. “Congratulations […]

Perth Venues Confirmed for 2023 Women’s World Cup

Perth Venues Confirmed for 2023 Women’s World Cup 2022 02 23 Womens World Cup Training Sites (feature Image)

Two Perth venues have been given the green tick of approval by FIFA to be used as training sites for the 2023 Women’s World Cup. The State Football Centre in Queens Park and Dorrien Gardens in West Perth were given the nod following a detailed and thorough evaluation process. The two venues will be available […]

Samantha Kerr Is Australia’s Greatest Ever Goalscsorer

Samantha Kerr Is Australia’s Greatest Ever Goalscsorer Samantha Kerr

Samantha Kerr has written another chapter in Australian football history by becoming the nation’s greatest international goalscorer of all-time. The 28-year old put away five goals in the Matildas record-breaking 18-0 defeat of Indonesia in the opening round of the 2022 Women’s Asian Cup in India. Kerr’s remarkable haul – which included a hat-trick inside […]

Vale Kees Scheepens

Vale Kees Scheepens Vale black armband

The Football Hall of Fame WA is saddened to hear of the passing of Morley Windmills stalwart Cornelis ‘Kees’ Scheepens. A former State team representative, Kees passed away following a long illness on 17 November 2021, aged 79. Hailing from Brabant in southern Holland, Kees arrived in Perth in 1954 and a few years later […]

Perth to Host Five Women’s World Cup Games

Perth to Host Five Women’s World Cup Games 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup logo

Perth will host five games at the 2023 Women’s World Cup following an overnight announcement by FIFA. The world’s governing body confirmed the 64-fixture match schedule for the 32-team tournament co-hosted by Australia and New Zealand between 20th July to 6th August, 2023. Five group stage games will be played at Perth Rectangular Stadium (aka […]

Samantha Kerr Takes Third in Ballon d’Or

Samantha Kerr Takes Third in Ballon d’Or 2020 09 27 Samantha Kerr

West Australian Samantha Kerr has placed third in the prestigious Ballon d’Or Feminin award, which recognises the world’s best female footballer. The 28-year old striker came in behind winner Alexia Putellas and runner-up Jenni Hermosoas, both who play for Barcelona and Spain. Kerr scored 29 goals in all competitions for Chelsea last season, 21 of […]

Show Days, the Hall of Fame on Tour

Show Days, the Hall of Fame on Tour 3 In One Market

The Football Hall of Fame WA’s profile has been lifted another notch with our attendance at last weekend’s 3 In One Market. Over 5,000 people attended the two-day event at Claremont Showgrounds where the wares of 300-plus stallholders in the areas of antiques and collectables, handmade crafts, vintage clothes and homewares were on show. Amongst […]

Alf Debono Joins the Committee

Alf Debono Joins the Committee Elizabeth Re and Alf Debono

The Football Hall of Fame Western Australia is pleased to confirm the appointment of Alf Debono to the Executive Committee. A former State representative, Alf is looking forward to being part of the not-for-profit volunteer organisation whose aim it is to promote, preserve and protect the history of the game in WA. “It is such […]

Visit the Hall of Fame at Claremont Showgrounds

Visit the Hall of Fame at Claremont Showgrounds 3 In One market November 2021

The Football Hall of Fame WA has curated a selection of Western Australian football memorabilia for display at the upcoming 3 In One Market. If you plan to visit Claremont Showgrounds on Saturday 13th or Sunday 14th November please drop by our stall, say hello and stay for a chat with the Executive Committee members. […]